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shipping at fedex office. >>> and a good saturday afternoon to you. i'm craig melvin coming to you from washington, d.c., it's our nation's capital and we're covering the president's end of the first term, and the nation is gearing up for the big day on monday when president obama takes the public oath of office in front of hundreds of thousands, and if you're planning to watch it in person, bundle up. forecasters predicting the temperatures are in the mid-30s and expected to be breezy, as well. >> big news in the debt ceiling, the house gop considering on raising the debt limit. we'll bring you more details and the senate judiciary committee, patrick leahy announced he'll be taking up issues of gun violence and immigration in the new term. republicans and democrats recently announced senate committee assignments and we'll talk about that as well. this afternoon the president kicked off the national day of service volunteering at a school here in the d.c. area. tomorrow he will take the oath of office in a private ceremony at noon. nbc's kristen welker is at the white house. nbc news se
, craig. my special guest is being mobbed by the crowd behind me. it's the senior adviser to president obama. she will make her way here in a second. as she comes up, we will give her a big welcome. welcome, valerie. pleasure to see you. >> pleasure to be here. can you believe the crowd? it's amazing. >> reporter: the president and first lady created this to really hopefully make it a standing tradition for inaugurations going forward. >> not just inaugurations, my message is let's do it every day. let's make service a part of our life, we will have a big celebration for inaugurations when people go home on, we want them to find a way to serve in their home community and that is what makes the fabric of our country stronger. it's exciting to have thousands and thousands of people to come and celebrate the president's re-election and the importance of giving back. >> reporter: it is seeming to catch on, 2011 was a five-year high in terms of volunteerism that has to make the president and first lady happy. >> it does, and we want to build that momentum. i'm so delighted that so many peop
's in your wallet? here's your invoice. >>> a good saturday afternoon to you. i'm craig melvin coming to you from washington, d.c., where we are covering the president's second inauguration, but today is a day for americans to give something back. that tops our political headlines. the president kicking off the national day of service today volunteering at a school here in the d.c. area. the first family and 500 volunteers joined him. tomorrow president obama will take the oath of office in a private white house ceremony. monday, hundreds of thousands are expected as he takes the oath on the capitol steps. former presidents clinton and carter will be present at that ceremony monday. not attending former president george h.w. bush and his father, former president bush, the younger bush staying at home because his father is sick. the president was just released from the hospital after an extended illness. also today a big development on the debt limit. a vote is scheduled for next week and we'll dig in to those details later in the show. first, though, the stars are coming out for that nationa
of office for the second time at the white house. good afternoon to you, i'm craig melvin and you are watching msnbc, the place for politics, and this is how president obama's second term started earlier today. >> please raise your right hand and repeat after me. i, barack hussein obama do solemnly swear -- >> i, barack hussein obama, do s solemnly swear -- >> to execute the office of the president of the united states -- >> to execute the office of the president of the united states -- >> will protect and preserve and defend the constitution of the united states. >> will protect and preserve the constitution of the united states. >> so help me god. >> so help me god. >> thank you, mr. chief justice. >>> we have team coverage of the 57th presidential inauguration, and luke russert is with us on the washington mall, but we start with peter alexander on the north lawn of the white house this afternoon. pete, we know that the first family attended the historic metropolitan church this morning, and what are they up to right now? >> well, they get some quiet time together as a family w
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